Numismatic Crime and Fraud Alert

Numismatic Crime Information Center
Stolen Coins Sold in Philadelphia Area Recently the Numismatic Crime Information Center sent out an e-mail crime bulletin regarding the theft from Breck Rare Coins. The loss in excess of $300,000 occurred from a Super Shuttle bus in front of the Baltimore Hyatt Regency. Thanks to an alert dealer who read the bulletin several certified $20 gold pieces have been recovered in the Philadelphia area.

Articles and Reviews of: Crime and Fraud

J.P. Morgan and HSBC accused of silver manipulation in two lawsuits

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Gold Coin Scam Victims: Where To Turn For Help

What do you do when a gold seller fails to deliver or the merchandise you received was not as described when you ordered it? Who can you contact for help when you don’t receive payment for gold you’ve submitted to sell? In two... read more »